There’s a billion thing happening this weekend in Toronto–a billion and five, if you add the following food festivals. Sure you might be busy, but you still gotta eat, right?
Here’s 5 food festivals on this weekend… in case you get hungry.
Chefs, artists, and entertainers come together for this non-profit Block Party in support of Red Door Family Shelter.
When: June 23, 7 pm to 2 am
Where: Toronto Event Centre, 15 Saskatchewan Road, Toronto
This two-day event is the craft beer aficionado’s dream turning the massive venue of West Island, Ontario Place into one huge beer garden featuring indie brews, live music, and sizzling food vendors.
When: June 23 to 24, 3:30 pm to 10 pm
Where: West Island of Ontario Place – 955 Lake Shore Boulevard West
Price: Tickets start at $10 – available through Toronto Craft Beer Festival
This massive street festival is expecting 180,000 attendees over three days featuring food, live entertainment, a Canada 150 Trivia Race, and a desginated zone highlight sights, sounds, and flavours of Hong Kong.
When: June 23, 7 pm to 11 pm; June 24, 11 am to midnight; June 25, 11 am to 7 pm
Where: Kennedy Road and Steeles Avenue East, Markham
Price: Admission is free
The massive celebration of Filipino culture promises a full day packed full of food, entertainment for all ages, and shopping.
When: June 24, 8 am to 10 pm
Where: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Hall A, 255 Front Street West, Toronto
Sample dairy-free cheese, listen to talks from vegan entrepreneurs, and partake in cooking demos that go beyond your typical cheese platters at this festival featuring daity-free fromage and day drinking.
When: June 24, 12:30 pm to 7 pm
Where: 101 Lisgar Street, Toronto
Price: Admission is $12